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London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews

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London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury)

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Excellent

14

Very Good

8

Average

5

Poor

7

Terrible

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Senior Cruises

195

Luxury Cruises

68

Entertainment Cruises

41

Spring Break Cruises

39

First-Time Cruisers

36

39 London (Greenwich, Tower Bridge, Tilbury) Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews


Lorna van Zyl avatar

Lorna van Zyl

2 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Not the advertised Itinerary

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I booked because I wanted to go to the Scilly Isles. The other stops also looked good. My daughter wanted to re-visit Guernsey. The five ports all held interest for us. When we got on board I noticed a leaflet ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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pixieears999

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Chasing the Arora Borealis

Chose this ship and cruise because I didn't want to holiday on a ship that held thousands! Was my first cruise on a larger ship, having only done river cruises, so was a bit apprehensive, but once embarked, ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Buoyancyboy

1 Review Written

A Spring Break on MS Marco Polo (CMV) was a Hit!

We chose this because were desperate for a post winter break. We have been the Marco Polo several times.It's not huge but comfortable and easy to find your way around. I love bigger ships because of having more to ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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lornao

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Relaxing

My first ever cruise and I chose a 3 nighter. We had a day in Amsterdam and a day in Antwerp. The ship is just amazing. It is so clean everywhere. We had a room with a view! and a kettle. The room was spotless ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Doings

2 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

First time CMV, maybe last

Round Uk for Scottish ports especially Ullapool, my grandmother s origin was our reason for the trip, our first CMV out 16 cruises. Lack of information bugged me starting with parking,we unloaded cases at the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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pennwood

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Magellan

A good value cruise, but Tilbury was rather disorganised for embarkation especially as previously we had experienced Newcastle which was excellent. The ship is small enough to navigate where one needs to get to ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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rjhoward

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Long awaited break

Embarkation was to say the least chaotic, headless chickens come into mind. However we got on board and started our holiday. Have cruised before and this was the worst, not bad however and had we not cruised ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Spirit in the sky

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Chaotic mismanaged voyage CMV

Use this cruise line at you peril. The only good point was the cabin porter and the fairly good food. The rest was a total shambles myself and other passengers complaining that rooms allocated on check were not ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Rural Rider

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

A value for money cruise with interesting ports of call.

This cruise offered the opportunity to visit parts of the British Isles which are normally expensive or difficult to get to and the visits ashore were the best part of the holiday. The Astoria (formerly the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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acousticsolo

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Majestic Fjords and A-Dam for beginners

I joined my wife on this cruise as she had wanted for some time to go on a Scndinavian cruise. It was my first time in the wonderful coty of Amsterdam and I was glad I had waited. A-dam is a city for adults and it ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Spysmum

31 Reviews Written

343 Helpful Votes

A glimpse into the cruises of the past! ( ASTORIA. is the renamed Azores)

We chose a taster 3 night cruise on this venerable ship out of curiosity .Astoria is the oldest cruise ship, built in 1946, with quite a history to her name . ( other than the luxury yacht Sea cloud) and the chance ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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blackjack50

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

Think twice.

this was my wife and I first Cruise and we were both really looking forward to it,embarkation went smoothly and we were soon under way. We were assigned a table for dinner along with three other couples.The food was ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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HughDSys

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

The train ride up the Flam Railway was an experience I will remember forever.

We chose this cruise because we had always wanted to visit the Norwegian Fjords. We got a buy one get one free offer. The facilities on the ship were excellent. It was all very clean. The food choice was amazing and ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Jenthesailor

1 Review Written

40 Helpful Votes

Fun and Well Organised

This was our first cruise and we really enjoyed the whole experience. Embarkation was a very smooth process ;taking less than an hour from arrival at the car park to eating our lunch aboard. It was well ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Jan371971

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise

Just returned from six days on the Marco polo, an old ship but well maintained, as this was our first cruise didn't know what to expect.... The food was excellent also the service was too, couldn't do enough for ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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The dog rescuers

1 Review Written

35 Helpful Votes

First cruise

Four of us booked a Fjord cruise having never cruised before, we were a little worried by the varying reviews on the Magellan, however all we can do is give our honest opinion....we loved it. On arrival at tilbury ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Methersham

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Low Expectations, Wonderful Results

I will not re-state the title because we had a wnderful cruise. The food was excellent, the crew were excellent and the entertainment was excellent. The itinerary was as expected and enjoyable. The weather was as ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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mickellis1

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

GOOD VALUE CRUISE

We're do I start to payed just over 650 each for a large inside cabin crew which was spotless our cabin girl elana was great cabin number 7092 so a good start to holiday ok the magellan is a old lady of the sea ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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ten-percent

1 Review Written

Magellan Cruise to Amsterdam and Antwerp; An Unforgettable Experience

Our cabin was clean and tidy, it’s a pity the tap in the bathroom came off in my wife’s hand and it took over 4 hours before it was fixed. The Air-conditioning was noisy and the knob to turn it off was stuck, ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Susan1956

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our First Cruise on Magellan

After dropping luggage off at car park at terminal we parked car and came back to terminal. Quick and easy to board Magellan liked being taken to our up-graded cabin on deck 6. Luggage outside door. Excellent ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Carole Ann

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruisers

I booked this cruise just ten days before departure, and was stupid enough to read the reviews after booking. Must say I was dreading the experience as all the reviews were extremely negative. Anyway I think I must ...
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Sail Date June 2015


Gay Ellis avatar

Gay Ellis

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Value for money; just don’t compare it with the big cruise lines.

Three day Amsterdam/Antwerp cruise. I was a bit worried prior to sailing as I had read some unfavourable reviews. I have to note that this review is based on my own experience which was mostly positive. There ...
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Sail Date June 2015


Dot D avatar

Dot D

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Noise, Noise, and More Noise

I'm going to start with the positives , embarkation and disembarkation were excellent . The food was mainly good , hot and well presented , our waiter was charming and spoke perfect English . The worst thing ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Ted and Dawn

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Again; Not Much to Fault

This was our 3rd cruise chosen for the ports of call (Baltic cities, especially St Petersburg) and the two for one offer in the Saturday telegraph. We were offered an upgrade to Deck 5, which was the next to the ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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jillybilly47

1 Review Written

Lack of Information

As we booked at last minute with a discount did not expect too much. Was pleasantly surprised, the Astor was very clean, staff worked so hard and had extras like coach transfers,when moored at docks, to city ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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